Los Angeles' bid for the 2024 Summer Olympics and Paralympics has received cross-party support from the United States' House of Representatives.
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Banned UEFA President Michel Platini was in confident mood as his attempt to overturn his six year ban from football was heard at the Court of Arbitration for Sport in Lausanne today.
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A repeat of the last two men's Olympic finals was confirmed after Lin Dan and Lee Chong Wei both progressed to the last four at the Badminton Asia Championships in Wuhan today.
Engaging with the public and increasing ticket sales are seen as key aims for organisers of the 2017 International Ski Federation (FIS) Nordic World Championships in Lahti.
Olympic champion ski jumper Severin Freund has undergone hip surgery and will be out of action for four months.
The Fiji Association of Sport and National Olympic Committee (FASANOC) has held an Athletes' Forum as part of efforts to ensure the country's competitors reach their full potential.
Shauna Coxsey triumphed again at the second International Federation of Sport Climbing (IFSC) Bouldering World Cup of the season in Kazo.
Her Royal Highness Princess Anne visited the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park to mark her appointment as patron of the Foundation for Future London charity.
Discovery Communications has signed a deal which will see the Pyeongchang 2018 and Tokyo 2020 Olympics shown on Finland's national broadcaster YLE.
Canada's Chaim Schalk and Ben Saxton roared into the knock-out stage at the International Volleyball Federation (FIVB) Beach Volleyball World Tour Fuzhou Open by winning all of their group games.
London 2012 gold medallist Li Xuerui survived a scare before booking her spot in the quarter-finals of the Badminton World Federation (BWF) China Masters today.
Hong Kong all-rounder Irfan Ahmed has been banned for two years and six months for breaching corruption rules, the International Cricket Council (ICC) has announced.